Tsune Yatabe

Tsune Yatabe

Her maiden name was Tsune Makuta. She was born on 18 November 1892. She was a housewife. Her family includes Gensaku Yatabe (husband), Keisaburo Makuta (father), Tsuyo Makuta (mother; nee Tsuyo Shishido), Kazuo Yatabe (son), Tomio Yatabe (son), Minoru Yatabe (son), Eiji Yatabe (son), Masao Yatabe (son), Mariko Yatabe (daughter), Yoshiko Yatabe (daughter), and Marie Yatabe (daughter). Her home address is listed as 2818 Yew Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to St. Thomas, Ontario.

Metadata

ForenameTsune
SurnameYatabe
Regularized NameTsune Yatabe
Custodian Identification Number10192
NationalityJapanese national

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